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About anti

Anthony Iles is currently a doctoral candidate at the School of Art & Design, Middlesex University. A founder member of the Full Unemployment Cinema. A contributing editor with Mute / Metamute since 2005. He is the author, with Josephine Berry-Slater, of the book, No Room to Move: Art and the Regenerate City (Mute Books, London 2011), contributing editor to the recent publications, Anguish Language: writing and crisis (Archive Books, Berlin, 2015), and Look at Hazards, Look at Losses (Mute/Kuda, 2017) and a contributor to Brave New Work: A Reader on Harun Farocki’s Film A New Product. Recent essays have been published in Mute, Radical Philosophy, Rab-Rab: Journal for Political and Formal Inquiries in Art and Logos.

The Inventory (1959) by Henri Lefebvre

Pieter Breugal the Elder, Children’s Games, 1560 Human life (the praxis of man, indivisibly individual and social being) includes no basic elements or attributes other than those which emerge from the origins of life and physical nature: struggle, play, food, … Continue reading

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The Fate of Words: Glosses on Critical Inutility

Fresh pamphlet made for an exhibition in Copenhagen (info below) Anthony_Iles-Fate_of_Words-Long_version .)!”:)/;?!   – An exhibition in and against the written language   With works by Ida Börjel, M. NourbeSe Philip, Anthony Iles, CAConrad, Howard Slater, Deirdre Humphrys, Anne Boyer, Jimmie Durham, Adania … Continue reading

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Walter Benjamin’s Journals

  Emmanuel Alloa has an interesting article in Boundary 2 which treats various articulations of community and literary community through the journal projects of Novalis, Benjamin, and Blanchot. Emmanuel Alloa, ‘The Inorganic Community: Hypotheses on Literary Communism in Novalis, Benjamin, … Continue reading

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A Glossary or ‘Atlas of Concepts’ from Alexander Kuge & Oscar Negt, History and Obstinacy

  From Alexander Kluge & Oskar Negt, History and Obstinacy. (Ed. Devin Fore), (Trans. and Richard Langston, Cyrus Shahan et al), Brooklyn, NY: MIT Press, 2014, pp.389-391.

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‘Only a gleaming leprosy in the sky’: Hegel and Heine on the Stars

From: Jamila M. H. Mascat, ‘Hegel and the advent of modernity: A social ontology of abstraction’, Radical Philosophy, 2.01 (February 2018), Later Heine wrote: ‘I no longer know where irony ends and the sky begins’

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An A to Z of Communisation by Gilles Dauvé From Everything Must Go!: The Abolition of Value by Bruno Astarian & Gilles Dauvé: (aaaarg)

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Agit Disco 24 – Hiroshi Egaitsu

Originally posted on Stefan Szczelkun's Agit Disco noticeboard:
e.g. Eliane Radigue – Stress Osaka (1969) P.S. There’s nine more to upload. The idea is to choose something new I learn to have a uTube link. Details via:

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Stacy Doris, ‘Index’ to Lisa Robertson, Occasional Work and Seven Walks from the Office for Soft Architecture

  Stacy Doris, ‘Index’ to Lisa Robertson, Occasional Work and Seven Walks from the Office for Soft Architecture, Toronto: Coach House Books, 2011, pp.237-239.

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Housing and Regeneration Struggles in South London 26 October, 29 & 30 November, 2017

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‘Friendly Words’

  List of “friendly words,” in Margaret B. Owen, The Secret of Typewriting Speed ( 1917 ).   In one manual, Margaret B. Owen’s The Secret of Typewriting Speed (1917), its author—who declares typewriting a form of art and links … Continue reading

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